Judy Spires is the Chairman and CEO of AG Supermarket (AGSM) Holdings, whose portfolio includes a range of gourmet and contemporary markets operating in the New York and Washington, D.C. metropolitan areas under the Kings Food Markets and Balducci’s Food Lover’s Market brands.
Since taking the helm, Spires has led an extensive growth strategy, refreshing its brand and enhancing all of its locations. Spires has also helped the company expand Kings’ footprint and services by launching the brand’s Market Square concept – a combination of chef prepared foods, service artisanal cheese, a flower boutique and a patisserie.
Prior to joining AGSM Holdings, Spires served as President of Acme Markets, President of the Albertsons Dallas/Fort Worth division and President of the Rocky Mountain division.
Well known in the industry and the communities she serves, Spires has received many accolades throughout her career. In 2008, she was named Retailer of the Year by the Mid Atlantic Food Trade Org